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Health Matters - Age UK

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It is important for all of us to try to live as healthy a life as possible - this is increasingly the case as we get older. 

Age UK produce a range of information guides which give practical help and advice on issues, including keeping warm, prevention of accidents, and dealing with the complex range of NHS services. Local information can be found elsewhere in the Health Matters category.
However here are some links which should provide general information.

Below are some links to additional Age UK Factsheets:

FS5: Dental care - NHS and private treatment

FS20: NHS continuing healthcare and NHS-funded nursing care

FS37: Hospital discharge arrangements

FS44: NHS Services

FS66: Resolving problems and making a complaint about NHS care

FS72: Advance decisions, advance statements and living wills

FS76: Intermediate care and reablement

FS79: The Equality Act 2010: The Public Sector Equality Duty